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Exudative pleural effusion

MedGen UID:
854354
Concept ID:
C3887491
Disease or Syndrome
SNOMED CT: Exudative pleural effusion (13841000119107)
 
HPO: HP:0011921

Definition

A type of pleural effusion with a exudate (extravascular fluid that has exuded out of a tissue or its capillaries due to injury or inflammation). Pleural effusions can be classified as transudates or exudates based on Light's criteria, which classify an effusion as exudate if one or more of the following are present [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVExudative pleural effusion

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Doelken P
Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2010 Dec;31(6):734-42. Epub 2011 Jan 6 doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1269833. PMID: 21213205
Huggins JT, Sahn SA
Respirology 2004 Nov;9(4):441-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2004.00630.x. PMID: 15612954
Sahn SA
West J Med 1982 Aug;137(2):99-108. PMID: 6182697Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Rismantab O, Moosavi SAJ, Farahnak MR, Dastoorpoor M, Raji H
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 2022 Mar 14;92(4) doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2022.2059. PMID: 35293196
Gokce M, Altinsoy B, Piskin O, Bahadir B
J Cardiothorac Surg 2021 Apr 20;16(1):95. doi: 10.1186/s13019-021-01461-7. PMID: 33879212Free PMC Article
Aggarwal P, Subramanian S, Saini V, Aggarwal D
Trop Doct 2021 Jan;51(1):111-114. Epub 2020 Oct 27 doi: 10.1177/0049475520964399. PMID: 33108966
Allama AM, Abou-Elela DH, Ibrahim IM
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2020 Nov;28(9):560-565. Epub 2020 Aug 2 doi: 10.1177/0218492320948311. PMID: 32741198
Wilcox ME, Chong CA, Stanbrook MB, Tricco AC, Wong C, Straus SE
JAMA 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2422-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5552. PMID: 24938565

Diagnosis

Murata Y, Aoe K, Mimura Y
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2019 Jul;25(4):384-390. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0000000000000581. PMID: 30883447Free PMC Article
Anevlavis S, Froudarakis ME
Clin Respir J 2018 Mar;12(3):839-847. Epub 2017 Jan 11 doi: 10.1111/crj.12597. PMID: 27997741
Borie R, Wislez M, Antoine M, Cadranel J
Respiration 2017;94(2):157-175. Epub 2017 Jun 14 doi: 10.1159/000477740. PMID: 28609772
Casal RF, Eapen GA, Morice RC, Jimenez CA
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2009 Jul;15(4):313-20. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0b013e32832b8b2d. PMID: 19387349
Light RW
Dis Mon 1992 May;38(5):266-331. doi: 10.1016/0011-5029(92)90007-c. PMID: 1572232

Therapy

Al-Abcha A, Raziq F, Kherallah S, Alratroot A
BMJ Case Rep 2020 Apr 16;13(4) doi: 10.1136/bcr-2019-233886. PMID: 32303527Free PMC Article
Kaul V, McCracken DJ, Rahman NM, Epelbaum O
Ann Am Thorac Soc 2019 Sep;16(9):1099-1106. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201902-189CME. PMID: 31216176
Wilcox ME, Chong CA, Stanbrook MB, Tricco AC, Wong C, Straus SE
JAMA 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2422-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5552. PMID: 24938565
Haq I, Sosin MD, Wharton S, Gupta A
BMJ Case Rep 2013 Feb 6;2013 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2012-007596. PMID: 23391946Free PMC Article
Huggins JT, Sahn SA
Clin Chest Med 2004 Mar;25(1):141-53. doi: 10.1016/S0272-5231(03)00125-4. PMID: 15062606

Prognosis

Rismantab O, Moosavi SAJ, Farahnak MR, Dastoorpoor M, Raji H
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 2022 Mar 14;92(4) doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2022.2059. PMID: 35293196
Allama AM, Abou-Elela DH, Ibrahim IM
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2020 Nov;28(9):560-565. Epub 2020 Aug 2 doi: 10.1177/0218492320948311. PMID: 32741198
Anevlavis S, Froudarakis ME
Clin Respir J 2018 Mar;12(3):839-847. Epub 2017 Jan 11 doi: 10.1111/crj.12597. PMID: 27997741
Borie R, Wislez M, Antoine M, Cadranel J
Respiration 2017;94(2):157-175. Epub 2017 Jun 14 doi: 10.1159/000477740. PMID: 28609772
Casal RF, Eapen GA, Morice RC, Jimenez CA
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2009 Jul;15(4):313-20. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0b013e32832b8b2d. PMID: 19387349

Clinical prediction guides

Gokce M, Altinsoy B, Piskin O, Bahadir B
J Cardiothorac Surg 2021 Apr 20;16(1):95. doi: 10.1186/s13019-021-01461-7. PMID: 33879212Free PMC Article
Allama AM, Abou-Elela DH, Ibrahim IM
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2020 Nov;28(9):560-565. Epub 2020 Aug 2 doi: 10.1177/0218492320948311. PMID: 32741198
Al-Abcha A, Raziq F, Kherallah S, Alratroot A
BMJ Case Rep 2020 Apr 16;13(4) doi: 10.1136/bcr-2019-233886. PMID: 32303527Free PMC Article
Anevlavis S, Froudarakis ME
Clin Respir J 2018 Mar;12(3):839-847. Epub 2017 Jan 11 doi: 10.1111/crj.12597. PMID: 27997741
Wilcox ME, Chong CA, Stanbrook MB, Tricco AC, Wong C, Straus SE
JAMA 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2422-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5552. PMID: 24938565

Recent systematic reviews

Krenke R, Maskey-Warzechowska M, Korczynski P, Zielinska-Krawczyk M, Klimiuk J, Chazan R, Light RW
Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2114. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002114. PMID: 26656338Free PMC Article
Wilcox ME, Chong CA, Stanbrook MB, Tricco AC, Wong C, Straus SE
JAMA 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2422-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5552. PMID: 24938565

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